OUR VISION: To Cultivate Generations of Humble, Tenacious, and Innovative Learners

OUR MISSION: To Lead Kids to Discover and Develop their Intelligence and Humanity

Annual Spring Play!

Please join us Wednesday April 24th and Thursday April 25th for a live production of Disney’s Winnie the Pooh Kids! Roots students will be performing upstairs at the Chelan Public Library. Tickets are by donation. Dessert will be available for purchase during both evening performances.

Chelan Public Library (upstairs) 216 N Emerson St, Chelan, WA 98816
April 24th
Matinee performances – 1 pm
Evening performances – 6:30 pm
April 25th:
Evening Performance – 6:30 pm


Open Enrollment for 2019-2020

We are pleased to announce open enrollment for the 2019/2020 school year. Contact us and learn about Roots’ small class sizes, individualized academic education, elevated behavior standards, and multi-age and project-based learning environments. For inquiries please call (509) 888-2906 or download an application now.


Welcome to Roots Community School

Roots Community School is an independent school located in Chelan, Washington. We enroll students in kindergarten through the sixth grade.  The school cultivates humble, tenacious, and innovative learners through project-based experiential learning.  The development of community responsibility and life skills is emphasized in tandem with rigorous academic study.

Employment Opportunity : Teacher

Roots Community School is excited to be hiring a classroom teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. We seek enthusiastic, creative, knowledgeable, flexible and child-centered teachers with experience or interest in creative problem-solving and inquiry/project-based education to join our dynamic team of teachers.  Along with implementing classroom curriculum across content areas, responsibilities include participation in class outings and collaboration with staff and families. Valid Washington State Teacher certificate along with successful elementary level teaching experience required. Interested persons should send their letter of interest and resume to 2133 W Woodin Ave, Chelan, WA 98816

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Non-Discrimination Policy

Roots Community School complies with all federal rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, handicap or sexual orientation in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other school-administered programs.